Travel Blogs from Memphis
We got on the road this morning headed for Memphis. We made a few uninteresting stops at gas stations and what not for the essentials but our lunch stop was at a rest stop which was becoming the norm. While we were there, there was this adorable sausage puppy and we spoke in detail about our plans to kidnap it and keep it. The plan wasn't flawed in any way at all. :/ We continued driving and made it to our campsite in the early arvo. Our camp ground was called Graceland and all ...
... poor van driver was going to hit the ditch and roll (and I was backing off fast to not be a part of that mess), but the semi pulled back at the last moment and the disaster was averted. It took quite a while before the van driver tried to pass again and he did so much more quickly the second time. When my turn came to pass, you can bet I was by in a flash.
The rest of the group secured a couple of very quaint ...
... that is, if it was hot, it was dry... Mine was alright, not great, acceptable.
Memphis feels altogether very unloved. A bit abandoned. Lots of empty buildings and spaces, occupied spaces are incredibly run down and dirty. The people are, in general, a little less friendly.
On our first full day in Memphis, we headed to Sun Studio and Graceland. There is a free shuttle between Sun ...
... had cleared up so i went for a walk outside, had
a look at the park and went and had a look at the river, then i went
back to the hotel lobby, where i meet up with the rest of the group
and we walked to kanuky canaks for our included dinner – cat fish
was what i got, it was very good. They also do a burger challenge
here, but no one did it, but the waiter did show us the bun that they
use, it was huge. The beer was good and there were a few games to ...
... and was so cute, with her fluffy hair, gorgeous grin and excitement about turning 5. I sang Happy Birthday and nearly cried while singing it, looking at her adorable little face. Every question I asked her she turned to look off screen at her Mummy (like, ‘Alyssa, did you like my singing? Should I be on the radio?’). Then sweet little Emily answered Sarah’s phone and we were talking to our Mum through the mobile and Skype at the ...
Other places to stay in Memphis
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $224
- Pass it up
- Not What I expected
- Memorable Memphis
5069 Sanderlin Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $97
- Great Hotel, Great location
- Loved my stay at this great hotel
- Good for business travelers who don't take workout seriously
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Modern Luxury in Memphis
- "Not terribly impressed; OK but not great."
- Worth Every Dollar Spent
Richwood Home Owners Association, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $99
939 Ridge Lake Boulevard, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $104
- Great hotel!
- Nice place!
- Excellent experience
Southeast Memphis Betterment Association, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $90
- Everything I expected
- The Best!!!!!!!!!!!!!
- Great time!
Handy Holiday Community Club, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $59
Midtown, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $183
- Great location, great rate, great staff
- Best part of our trip
- Central location, WiFi rulez!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $136
- Great place to be
- Memphis Marriott-Downtown
- Terrific Staff. Great Hotel
5795 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $149
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $135
Mc Kellar - Whitehaven-Levi PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $96
1022 S Shady Grove Rd, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $172
- Great accommodation - a little distance from tourist attractions though
- Good Hotel
- Two Thumbs Up!!
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $151
- Oh dear what a mistake!
- Rib City
- Bad Service, Hotel Noisy
Balmoral Residents Association, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $51
5877 Poplar Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $96
- Stay Here!
- Park Place is my Place in Memphis
- A great find! A clean hotel that's worth the price. A
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $79
- Decent Stay at Affordable Rate
- New owners and convenient to everything in Memphis
- Horrible hotel
Walnut Grove - Shelby Farms PD, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $143
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 4 star hotelfrom $221
- # 1 hotel in Memphis
- What's the big deal?
- Won't stay anywhere else in Memphis
1236 Primacy Pkwy, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $97
- Wonderful hotel
- Great Stay
- An easy night in a pleasant hotel
1837 Union Ave, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132
- Worst Experience ever!
- Clean rooms, great price
New Pathways, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $106
6500 Poplar Ave., Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $65
Quince - Oakhaven-Parkway PD, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $94
Downtown Medical Center, Memphis | 2 star hotelfrom $195
- Really good for a Hampton
- Great location but walls a little thin
- Good location
6015 Park Avenue, Memphis | 3 star hotelfrom $132